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1-4 Nakamachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0037, Hiroshima Prefecture
+81 82-249-6556
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“carbonara” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
“chilli” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1-4 Nakamachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0037, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Like a few others, I also googled rock bars in Hiroshima and ended up at Koba. What a great place, great rock and metal music and the owner Bom, such a top bloke. And funny too! Even if you're not a big metalhead, Bom makes...More

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Dom and Mani are absolutely lovely hosts and awesome to chat with. They will make you feel right at home. Drinks were great, the people and vibes were great, it's just an overall awesome place to hang out!

Thank madeinthemilkyway
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We googled rock bars before we went to Japan and for Hiroshima this one seemed to stand out. We went there on our first night and returned every night we were in Hiroshima! It's hard to find and up narrow stairs. There is additional seating...More

Thank JesterAFC
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Great little venue with 80 rock videos projected onto a wall. Unbelievably good food! Such a surprise 🙂

Thank DavidPeall
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Our hosts Dom and Mani were just great. Started with 17 yr old Japanese whisky. Chill carbonara was great and the pizzas are just fine. We finished off with tuna salad, yummy.

Thank Adrian V
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a very friendly place. Everyone seemed to know each other and the owner made a point to come over to our table, welcome us, and talk to us. This was our favorite bar in Japan.

Thank NikiBrooklyn
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Koba is a treasure. The proprietors are friendly and so great , generous and kind. Heavy metal and just ballin. We had a great time!!! Bom- you've always got friends in Minnesota!

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Coolest bar I've visited in Japan to date. Great feel, fun people, great music. Bom is a legend. Only had two nights in Hiroshima and I spent both of them at Koba!

3  Thank BAroundTown
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stumbled on this place while looking for food to eat that was close to our hotel, and this place turned out to be amazing! The drinks were fantastic (they had Wild Turkey, which you can't even find in most bars back home!) and they...More

3  Thank Nicolette K
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing "small place". Great food and drinks, "Bom" the owner never stops circulating through the bar talking and joking with the guest. A must when in Hiroshima. 🤘

1  Thank Steve M
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Bar, Pub
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-4 Nakamachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0037, Hiroshima Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chugoku  >  Hiroshima Prefecture  >  Hiroshima
  • Phone Number: +81 82-249-6556
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